Dunkard

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Synonyms for Dunkard

an adherent of Baptistic doctrines (who practice baptism by immersion)

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A sect that called itself the Dunkards had services in the schoolhouse, baptizing new members in the creek across the road.
It was the brainchild of Conrad Beissel, a German Pietist who managed to woo away his followers from the Dunkards, a religious group that believed in triple baptism.